Glen Ellyn Charter Bus Rental Service

The small Illinois village of Glen Ellyn, IL, boasts an eclectic collection of attractions. You can begin by exploring its downtown area by wandering through Lake Ellyn Park. Bring your furry friend along with and enjoy some fun time outdoors at the Spring Avenue Dog Park, explore art at the annual Festival of the Arts, walk through the Sensory Garden at Newton Park, or admire the beauty of nature at the 18-acre Russell R. Kirt Prairie. For your travel needs, know that you need not look further than Bus Connection. With our charter bus for Glen Ellyn, motor coach, minibus, sprinter van, and SUV options, your transportation plans just got a whole lot easier.

Glen Ellyn, Illinois - In a Nutshell

Geographical Location

Glen Ellyn is a charming suburb located west of Chicago in DuPage County. Its picturesque setting, characterized by rolling hills and tree-lined streets, is complemented by its proximity to major highways, ensuring easy access to the broader Chicagoland area.

Known For 

The village boasts the Lake Ellyn Park, a scenic spot perfect for picnics and outdoor activities. The Glen Art Theatre, a historic cinema, offers a nostalgic movie-going experience. Additionally, the College of DuPage, one of the nation’s largest community colleges, is located nearby, bringing a touch of academic vibrancy to the area.


With a population of around 28,000 residents, Glen Ellyn is known for its historic downtown, stately homes, and a strong sense of community.

Interesting Fact

Glen Ellyn’s history dates back to the mid-1800s, and it’s named after a small glacial lake near the town center. Over the years, the village has maintained its quaint and historic charm, evident in its preserved architecture and community events, making it a beloved spot in DuPage County.

Why Choose Bus Connection

  • Cost-Effective Travel, Especially for Larger Groups
  • Door-to-Door Convenience
  • Trained and Experienced Professional Drivers
  • Onboard Amenities: such as Wi-Fi, power outlets, comfortable seating, and more
  • Travel Stress-Free
  • Versatile for All Events
  • Generous Luggage Space
  • Inclusive Accessibility
  • Tailored Routes
  • Peak Vehicle Condition
  • Private and Comfortable

How to Plan Your Day in Glen Ellyn

eggs, bacon and pancakes for breakfast at Blackberry Market



  1. Breakfast at a Local Café: Begin your day at “Blackberry Market,” a charming spot known for its fresh breakfast dishes and artisan baked goods. If you’re in the mood for a classic diner experience, “Honey-Jam Café” offers a wide range of breakfast favorites.
  2. Stroll around Lake Ellyn: This picturesque lake is the heart of Glen Ellyn. Enjoy a serene morning walk around the lake, take in the views, and perhaps even do a bit of birdwatching.
Glen Ellyn Historical Society



  1. Lunch in Downtown Glen Ellyn: “A Toda Madre” is a popular choice for its authentic Mexican dishes in a cozy setting. For those craving Italian, “Marinella Italian Restaurant” provides a delightful dining experience.
  2. Visit the Glen Ellyn Historical Society: Dive into the local history at the Stacy’s Tavern Museum, a restored 1840s inn that offers a glimpse into the life of early settlers in the area.
  3. Shopping and Exploration: Downtown Glen Ellyn boasts a range of unique shops, boutiques, and galleries. Spend your afternoon exploring and perhaps picking up a few souvenirs.
having wine with friends at Fire + Wine



  1. Dinner in Town: “Fire + Wine” offers a contemporary dining experience with a menu that boasts wood-fired pizzas and a diverse wine list. If you’re in the mood for seafood, “McChesney & Miller” is a top choice.
  2. Catch a Show at the McAninch Arts Center: Located at the College of DuPage, this venue hosts a variety of performances, from plays and concerts to dance recitals. It’s a perfect way to enjoy a cultural evening in Glen Ellyn.
motor coach bus at sunset

Group Transportation Services We Offer In Glen Ellyn

Bus Connection’s fleet diversity enables us to provide services tailored to each of our clients’ needs. We provide transportation for a wide variety of events including:

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How Much Does Bus Rental in Glen Ellyn Cost?

Vehicle Type Rate Minimum Hours
6 pax SUV $90.00/hr 2 hrs/min
14 pax Sprinter van $100.00/hr 3 hrs/min on weekdays; 4 hrs/min on weekends
24 pax Minibus $130.00/hr (each additional hour is $120) 4 hrs/min
39 pax Minibus $150.00/hr (each additional hour is $140) 4 hrs/min
56 pax Coach bus $170.00/hr (each additional hour is $150.00) 5 hrs/min

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